Engine-Codes - Audi - P1173 AUDI

P1173 AUDI - Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal 2 Signal Too High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1173 AUDI Possible Causes

  • Faulty Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)
  • Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) harness is open or shorted
  • Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Throttle Drive electric motor
  • Faulty Throttle Valve Control Module

How do I fix code P1173 AUDI?

Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the P1173 AUDI code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P1173 AUDI code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1173 AUDI Meaning

Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal 2 Signal Too High is the generic description for the P1173 Audi code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1173 Audi OBDII code.

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